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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 198

    A HÖCHST CANE-HANDLE

    CIRCA 1770, UNDERGLAZE BLUE WHEEL MARK

    Price Realised  

    A HÖCHST CANE-HANDLE
    CIRCA 1770, UNDERGLAZE BLUE WHEEL MARK
    Modelled by J.P. Melchior as a lady's head, wearing a white lace cap tied with a yellow scarf, her neck with a white collar with a purple bow at the back (slight chip to top of yellow scarf, minute chipping to edge of cap, minute chip to rim)
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Christie's, 14th June 1994, lot 256.